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Vale House, Willoughby

Description: Vale House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 308757

OS Grid Reference: SP5173067446
OS Grid Coordinates: 451730, 267446
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3027, -1.2428

Location: 19 Lower Street, Willoughby, Warwickshire CV23 8BX

Locality: Willoughby
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV23 8BX

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Listing Text

SP56NW (East side)
7/112 Vale House
- II
House. C17 with C19/C20 wing and early C20 alterations. Roughcast timber
framing. Wing of brick. Old tile roof; stone and brick central stack has old
brick dog-tooth cornice and upper part. 2-unit baffle entry plan, with wing at
right angles on left. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Large 2-storey jettied porch,
said to be from a demolished house in the village, has moulded Tudor arch. Sides
have screens of turned balusters. Interior has benches. C20 panelled door. C20
leaded moulded wood mullioned windows, mostly of 3 lights, throughout. C20
canted bay between porch and wing. Tile hanging above. Single-light window.
Small 2-light window to right of porch. Window to right and bay have transom.
Irregular wing has C20 leaded casements. Rear it irregular. Interior: some
exposed framing. Open fireplace with moulded bressumer. Room to right has C18
round-arched corner cupboard with keyblock, possibly brought in from elsewhere.

Listing NGR: SP5173067446

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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